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Prescribed Fire Planned For Agate Fossil Beds NM

Prescribed Fire Planned For Agate Fossil Beds NM

The National Park Service plans to conduct a prescribed fire, sometime over the next month at Agate Fossil Beds National Monument to reduce the amount of old dry vegetation and encourage the growth of the native prairie plants.

Scottsbluff woman is arrested for involvement in drug delivery ring

Scottsbluff woman is arrested for involvement in drug delivery ring

A Western Nebraska woman faces up to 20 years if convicted of involvement in a drug delivery ring in Scottsbluff.

Council decides not to adopt law barring feeding of animals

Council decides not to adopt law barring feeding of animals

Terrytown council members have decided to put off indefinitely a proposed ordinance that would have barred anyone from feeding geese, other waterfowl or other wild critters inside city limits.

Chadron Enticement Suspect Arrested In New Mexico

Chadron Enticement Suspect Arrested In New Mexico

A man sought by Chadron Police for the past three weeks in an investigation involving a minor has been arrested in New Mexico.

Chadron Record Editor Kerri Rempp Named County Tourism Director

Chadron Record Editor Kerri Rempp Named County Tourism Director

Chadron Record Editor and longtime journalist Kerri Rempp has been named Dawes County Tourism Director.

Gering woman accused of stealing from Grandmother Convicted

Gering woman accused of stealing from Grandmother Convicted

A Gering Woman accused of stealing from her grandmother has been convicted.

Prison Term Ordered In Chadron Drug Case

Prison Term Ordered In Chadron Drug Case

A Chadron woman has been sentenced to 4 to 8 years in prison on drug and child abuse charges stemming from a January search warrant raid and investigation.

Nebraska trial delayed over crash deaths of 4 from Iowa

Nebraska trial delayed over crash deaths of 4 from Iowa

The Nebraska trial of a Kansas man charged with the collision deaths of four Iowa motorcyclists has been delayed again.

Authorities say driver died after ATV flipped over on him

Authorities say driver died after ATV flipped over on him

Authorities say a Scottsbluff man is dead his ATV flipped in the Nebraska Panhandle.

Sidney Police help Colorado authorities search for missing man

Sidney Police help Colorado authorities search for missing man

The Sidney Police Department is assisting Logan County Colorado authorities track down a missing elderly man.

Colorado man imprisoned in Nebraska child sex case

Colorado man imprisoned in Nebraska child sex case

A Colorado resident has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting one of his art students in western Nebraska.

Canadian company cancels plans to expand in western Nebraska

Canadian company cancels plans to expand in western Nebraska

A Canadian company has canceled its plans to buy Cabela’s former distribution center and create 300 jobs western Nebraska.

Police: Man who killed himself in Nebraska killed Iowa clerk

Police: Man who killed himself in Nebraska killed Iowa clerk

Authorities say they’ve determined that an Illinois man who shot and killed himself as he fled troopers in western Nebraska last month was the gunman who killed a Bettendorf, Iowa convenience store clerk a day before his death.

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

A North Carolina truck driver has been sentenced to a year in jail for the crash death of a 14-year-old girl in Nebraska.

Body of missing Sioux County man located

Body of missing Sioux County man located

Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a Sioux County man whose disappearance prompted a search north of Henry.

Cheyenne man dies in fatal I-80 accident near Sidney Tuesday afternoon

Cheyenne man dies in fatal I-80 accident near Sidney Tuesday afternoon

The Nebraska State Patrol says a Cheyenne, Wyoming man was killed in a two-vehicle accident west of Sidney Tuesday afternoon.

Scottsbluff authorities looking for man that tried to rob delivery truck

Scottsbluff authorities looking for man that tried to rob delivery truck

Police in the Panhandle are asking for the public’s help in finding a man they say tried to rob the Scottsbluff Walgreens.

Scottsbluff schools lock down after attempted robbery at nearby Walgreen's

Scottsbluff schools lock down after attempted robbery at nearby Walgreen's

Schools were kept in lockout through the remainder of the day, which meant students were unable to leave for lunch.

Officials say county was overpaid for cable franchise fee

Officials say county was overpaid for cable franchise fee

A Panhandle county board must decide how to return more than $413,000 that was erroneously received for cable franchising fees.

Man Dies from Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound Following I-80 Pursuit

Man Dies from Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound Following I-80 Pursuit

An Illinois man has died following an incident on Interstate 80 near Brule Sunday evening.

Car Hauler Collides With Peanut Butter & Jelly Truck

Car Hauler Collides With Peanut Butter & Jelly Truck

Nebraska State Patrol Troopers and other response teams had to clean up a sticky situation along Interstate 80 today.

Five Injured, Two In Critical Condition Following Accident In Scotts Bluff County

Five Injured, Two In Critical Condition Following Accident In Scotts Bluff County

Five people are injured, and two are in critical condition following an accident in Scotts Bluff County.

Man With Federal Felony Warrant Arrested In Chadron

Man With Federal Felony Warrant Arrested In Chadron

A man with a federal felony warrant was arrested in Chadron on Saturday.

UPDATE: Morrill County crash claims five lives

UPDATE: Morrill County crash claims five lives

Authorities have released the names of those involved in a car accident that claimed the lives of five people.

Unclear when irrigation tunnel will be fixed after collapse

Unclear when irrigation tunnel will be fixed after collapse

It’s still not clear when an irrigation tunnel that collapsed last month will resume handling water, so more than one hundred thousand acres of farmland in Nebraska and Wyoming remains dry.

Nebraska patrol says 5 people killed in SUV-semi collision

Nebraska patrol says 5 people killed in SUV-semi collision

Authorities say five people died when their vehicle collided with a semitrailer on a Nebraska Panhandle highway.

Western Nebraska Regional Airport hits required 10K annual boardings

Western Nebraska Regional Airport hits required 10K annual boardings

A Nebraska Panhadle Airport has hit a milestone to qualify for federal aid.

Scottsbluff woman faces charges after June vehicle-pedestrian incident in Gering

Scottsbluff woman faces charges after June vehicle-pedestrian incident in Gering

A Scottsbluff woman is facing a felony charge following an incident in June in which she’s accused of hitting a man with a car.

WING Task Force Finds Meth, Arrests Five at Motel in Scottsbluff

WING Task Force Finds Meth, Arrests Five at Motel in Scottsbluff

Nebraska Law enforcement have arrested five people after an investigation into drug trafficking in Scottsbluff.

Progress on repairs to Goshen tunnel moves along

Progress on repairs to Goshen tunnel moves along

The Goshen Irrigation District says progress on the repairs to the damaged canal and tunnel in Wyoming is moving ahead as expected.

NTSB report relays accounts of crash from witnesses

NTSB report relays accounts of crash from witnesses

A preliminary report from federal aviation safety officials did not list a cause of a small plane crash in western Nebraska last week that killed three people.

Man wanted by Alliance Police apprehended

Man wanted by Alliance Police apprehended

The Alliance Police Department says a man they were seeking who was considered armed and dangerous has been apprehended.

Official gives update on irrigation tunnel collapse

Official gives update on irrigation tunnel collapse

Its been almost two weeks since an irrigation tunnel in eastern Wyoming collapsed, cutting off water to parts of the Nebraska panhandle. The incident is causing several farmers to hope for rain to keep their crops alive.

Alliance Police searching for armed and dangerous suspect

Alliance Police searching for armed and dangerous suspect

The Alliance Police Department is looking for a man with felony warrants for Robbery and Motor Vehicle Theft.

Dawes Co authorities identify three killed in plane crash

Dawes Co authorities identify three killed in plane crash

Authorities in western Nebraska have identified three family members from California killed in a small plane crash near Chadron.

Man held, drugs seized after western Nebraska traffic stop

Man held, drugs seized after western Nebraska traffic stop

Nebraska state troopers have arrested a man and seized 18 pounds of a marijuana extract following a traffic stop on Interstate 80 in western Nebraska.

UPDATE: More details on the Chadron plane crash

UPDATE: More details on the Chadron plane crash

We have more details concerning a plane crash in Chadron.

Officials release more information following plane crash near Chadron

Officials release more information following plane crash near Chadron

CHADRON — Authorities say three people aboard a small plane died when it crashed near Chadron. The crash occurred around 2:25 p.m. Wednesday, about 3 miles northwest of the city and north of Chadron Municipal Airport. Chadron City Manager Greg Yanke

UPDATE: Three are dead in Chadron plane crash

UPDATE: Three are dead in Chadron plane crash

Authorities say three people aboard a small plane died when it crashed near the city of Chadron in northwest Nebraska.

Temporary irrigation fix in Wyoming district to cost $2M

Temporary irrigation fix in Wyoming district to cost $2M

Wyoming officials have discovered a short-term solution to get water flowing after an irrigation system failure.

Rescue officials respond to plane crash, train derailment within an hour

Rescue officials respond to plane crash, train derailment within an hour

Dawes County Authorities are responding to a plane crash and train derailment that both happened Wednesday afternoon.

12-year-old Nebraska boy pleads guilty to gun charges, threatening others

12-year-old Nebraska boy pleads guilty to gun charges, threatening others

A 12-year-old boy pleaded guilty to being in possession of a firearm at a Scottsbluff elementary school and threatening others with the weapon.

Girl wins $2.75M in lawsuit over abuse by former golf coach

Girl wins $2.75M in lawsuit over abuse by former golf coach

The Scottsbluff School District is paying a girl more than $2 million dollars to settle a lawsuit she filed over sexual abuse committed by her former high school golf coach.

Rapid City man arrested for sexual assault

Rapid City man arrested for sexual assault

Jesse Sierra was arrested for sexually assaulting a woman in a Crawford motel.

Authorities: Missing South Dakota woman showed up at Nebraska hospital after assault, rape

Authorities: Missing South Dakota woman showed up at Nebraska hospital after assault, rape

A South Dakota woman who had been missing for eight days showed up Sunday at Chadron Community Hospital in Nebraska with significant injuries that she said were the result of being repeatedly sexually and physically assaulted.

Nebraska Panhandle Average Wage Report; May 2019

Nebraska Panhandle Average Wage Report; May 2019

A report released by the State of Nebraska shows hourly earnings in Nebraska area are behind the national average.

Woman accused of looting grandmother's bank account

Woman accused of looting grandmother's bank account

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A Gering woman is accused of taking more than $70,000 from her grandmother's account. Scotts Bluff County Court records say 43-year-old Melody Marsh is charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult. Her next court hearing is scheduled

Funeral for fallen Nebraska State Patrol Trooper will be held Thursday

Funeral for fallen Nebraska State Patrol Trooper will be held Thursday

The funeral for a fallen Nebraska State Patrol Trooper will be Thursday in Scottsbluff. Trooper Jerry Smith will be honored during a memorial service.

2nd person killed in crash that killed Nebraska state trooper is identified

2nd person killed in crash that killed Nebraska state trooper is identified

The other driver killed Thursday in the three-vehicle crash that killed Nebraska State Patrol Trooper Jerry Smith was identified Friday by the patrol. Derek Lacrete, 28, of Lewellen, was killed when he was ejected from his 2005 Mazda Tribute, the patrol s

NSP Trooper Killed In Traffic Accident

NSP Trooper Killed In Traffic Accident

A Nebraska State Patrol Trooper is dead after a traffic accident in Western Nebraska.

Board approves tuition hikes for Nebraska colleges

Board approves tuition hikes for Nebraska colleges

Trustees have set higher tuition rates for the next two years at the three colleges in the Nebraska State College System.

25-year-old Sidney man dies in crash in southeast Wyoming

25-year-old Sidney man dies in crash in southeast Wyoming

A 25-year-old Sidney, Neb. man is dead after the vehicle he was riding in early Monday morning crashed into a semi truck and tractor trailer that had crossed the median on Interstate 80 east of Cheyenne, Wyo. A 2013 Freightliner, driven by 36-year-old Vad